Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1991
1-Month
35.74°F
(2.08°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
3.06°F
(1.70°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1983
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2021
Nov–Dec 1991
2-Month
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
37.18°F
(2.88°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 2000
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2021
Ties: 1904, 1912
Oct–Dec 1991
3-Month
43.31°F
(6.28°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
0.48°F
(0.26°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1898
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2021
Ties: 1974
Sep–Dec 1991
4-Month
48.71°F
(9.28°C)
48.34°F
(9.08°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2021
Aug–Dec 1991
5-Month
53.56°F
(11.98°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2021
Jul–Dec 1991
6-Month
56.95°F
(13.86°C)
56.51°F
(13.62°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2021
Ties: 1981
Jun–Dec 1991
7-Month
58.68°F
(14.82°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
0.46°F
(0.25°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2021
May–Dec 1991
8-Month
59.09°F
(15.05°C)
58.46°F
(14.70°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2021
Apr–Dec 1991
9-Month
58.37°F
(14.65°C)
57.65°F
(14.25°C)
0.72°F
(0.40°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2021
Ties: 1980
Mar–Dec 1991
10-Month
56.86°F
(13.81°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Feb–Dec 1991
11-Month
55.31°F
(12.95°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–Dec 1991
12-Month
53.16°F
(11.76°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.14°F
(0.64°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Jul 1990–Dec 1991
18-Month
54.47°F
(12.48°C)
53.52°F
(11.96°C)
0.95°F
(0.52°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012, 2016
Jan 1990–Dec 1991
24-Month
53.34°F
(11.86°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.32°F
(0.74°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jan 1989–Dec 1991
36-Month
52.84°F
(11.58°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Jan 1988–Dec 1991
48-Month
52.78°F
(11.54°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.79°F
(0.43°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2018
Ties: 1989, 1992
Jan 1987–Dec 1991
60-Month
52.89°F
(11.61°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1920
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/